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inf520 - Management of Information Systems in Health Care (Complete module description)
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Module label Management of Information Systems in Health Care
Module code inf520
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Applicability of the module
  • Master's Programme Business Informatics (Master) > Akzentsetzungsmodule der Informatik
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Angewandte Informatik
Responsible persons
Röhrig, Rainer (Authorized examiners)
Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Authorized examiners)
Skills to be acquired in this module
Professional competence
The students:
  • know healthcare information systems and their functions
  • know clinical software architectures and apply their IT strategies
  • know and apply system integration standards, methods (including medical technology) and risk management
  • know and apply clinical information systems and maintain them
  • know the legal and regulatory framework (including data privacy) for the operation of healthcare IT systems
  • implement simple data analyses on care data
  • know and apply procurement processes and changes

Methodological competence
The students:

Social competence
The students:
  • reflect on and become more familiar with the different hospital roles (IT-manager, IT-employer, hospital supervisors, clinician, manager) and their interests

The students:
  • reflect their solutions by using methods learned in this course and present them appropriately
Module contents
  • Basics of the healthcare system
  • Basics of the medical documentation
  • Healthcare information systems / clinical information systems / intensive care information systems (PDMS)
  • PDMS parameters, including interface terminology and semantic standards
  • Data privacy and security
  • System integration and interoperability (HL7, …)
  • Hospital financing / DRG-System: regulatroy framework and implementation
  • Care data analyses
  • Requirements engineering
  • Procurement project and risk management
Reader's advisory
Wird im Modul bekannt gegeben
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level AS (Akzentsetzung / Accentuation)
Modulart / typ of module je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge - Medizin für Informatiker
- Informationssysteme / Datenbanken
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
3 SuSe 42
1 SuSe 14
Total time of attendance for the module 56 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
At the end of the lecture periode
Written or oral exam